Bible Verses About Afflictions_Made_Beneficial

Afflictions Made Beneficial.
    In promoting the glory of God  Joh 9:1-3; 11:3,4; 21:18,19
    In exhibiting the power and faithfulness of God  Ps 34:19,20; 2Co 4:8-11
    In teaching us the will of God  Ps 119:71; Isa 26:9; Mic 6:9
    In turning us to God  De 4:30,31; Ne 1:8,9; Ps 78:34; Isa 10:20,21; Ho 2:6,7
    In keeping us from again departing from God  Job 34:31,32; Isa 10:20; Eze 14:10,11
    In leading us to seek God in prayer  Jdj 4:3; Jer 31:18; La 2:17-19; Ho 5:14,15; Jon 2:1
    In convincing us of sin  Job 36:8,9; Ps 119:67; Lu 15:16-18
    In leading us to confession of sin  Nu 21:7; Ps 32:5; 51:3,5
    In testing and exhibiting our sincerity  Job 23:10; Ps 66:10; Pr 17:3
    In trying our faith and obedience  Ge 22:1,2; Heb 11:17; Ex 15:23-25; De 8:2,16; 1Pe 1:7; Re 2:10
    In humbling us  De 8:3,16; 2Ch 7:13,14; La 3:19,20; 2Co 12:7
    In purifying us  Ec 7:2,3; Isa 1:25,26; 48:10; Jer 9:6,7; Zec 13:9; Mal 3:2,3
    In exercising our patience  Ps 40:1; Ro 5:3; Jas 1:3; 1Pe 2:20
    In rendering us fruitful in good works  Joh 15:2; Heb 12:10,11
    In furthering the gospel  Ac 8:3,4; 11:19-21; Php 1:12; 2Ti 2:9,10; 4:16,17
    Exemplified
      Joseph's brethren.  Ge 42:21
      Joseph.  Ge 45:5,7,8
      Israel.  De 8:3,5
      Josiah.  2Ki 22:19
      Hezekiah.  2Ch 32:25,26
      Manasseh.  2Ch 33:12
      Jonah.  Jon 2:7
      Prodigal's son.  Lu 15:21